Multicultural Education & Global Citizenship Starts With Us

When we think of multicultural education or building global citizenry with our students and children, a common practice implemented is celebrating holidays from different cultures.  As caring adults, we may believe that this is the best way to teach children about others in an appropriate and engaging way.  This strategy may be our first steps into building…

Do I Have Culture?

When I conducted my graduate studies at the Erikson Institute, culture was an intentional topic that can up in every course.  One common phrase often uttered by some students during these discussions was “I don’t have a culture”.  Even in my current work as an early childhood professional, I still hear these six word spoken by parents, formal and informal…